PEOPLE + PLACE SPEAKER SERIES | Book Talk: Classic Restaurants of Durham


Classic Restaurants of Durham with Author Chris Holaday
Facebook Live & Zoom Virtual Event

Tuesday, April 27, 2021

12:00 Noon

Preservation Durham’s People + Place Speaker Series connects the people of Durham with the importance of our historic, architectural and cultural places and the stories they bring to life. 

Discover Durham’s history through food culture. Author Chris Holaday will take us on a journey through a book he co-authored call Classic Restaurants of Durham.

The story of the restaurant industry in Durham is also the story of a once prosperous tobacco town that suffered through a long decline only to undergo a stunning rebirth. Legendary barbecue restaurants such as Little Acorn, Bullock’s and Dillard’s and small cafés like